|ICC Males’s T20 World Cup Group 2, Perth|
|Netherlands 91-9 (20 overs): Ackerman 27 (27); Shadab 3-22, M Wasim 2-15|
|Pakistan 95-4 (13.5 overs): Rizwan 49 (39)|
|Pakistan received by six wickets|
Pakistan stored alive their slim hopes of qualifying for the semi-finals of the Males’s T20 World Cup with a snug six-wicket win over the Netherlands.
92 runs wanted to win, they received with 37 balls to spare, opener Mohammad Rizwan scored 49 runs in 39 balls.
Netherlands posted 91-9, with Colin Ackerman scoring 27 and leg-spinner Shadab Khan making 3-22.
Pakistan have to beat South Africa on Thursday and Bangladesh subsequent Sunday and hope the outcomes go forward.
The Netherlands have been eradicated, with their third consecutive defeat dropping them down from Group 2.
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